Position: Special Education Teacher
Department: Civitan Children’s Center
Number of Hours Per Week: 40 Hours, Hours must be flexible, Monday – Friday, 6:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Brief Description of Job Duties: Responsible for planning, implementing and supervising all components of the children’s services curriculum within his/her designated classroom in a manner which is reflective of KCARC’s mission. Establish and maintain a safe and healthy learning environment, provide a daily plan of activities/learning opportunities, listing targeted skills, purpose and intent; supervise, train and evaluate all teacher assistants and volunteers. Establish positive and productive relationships working with families. Lifting and computer skills required.
Specific Educational Requirements: Possess a B.A. or A.S. degree in Special Education, Elementary Education, Early Childhood Education or related field. Otherwise must possess a CDA and be working toward an A.S. degree in Early Childhood. Must demonstrate insight, sensitivity, flexibility and a strong desire to work with children. Position requires lifting of children.